Fast and free

PUBLISHED : Sunday, 24 May, 2009, 12:00am
UPDATED : Sunday, 24 May, 2009, 12:00am

Get behind the wheel of some of Scandinavia's fastest and finest cars in Volvo - The Game, a free racing title you can download (at from Tuesday and play on a personal computer.

Swedish game developer SimBin wants you to put the pedal to the metal on Volvo's new S60 Concept car and five other models around two highly detailed and realistic tracks: the Gothenburg Eco Drive Arena in Sweden and Chayaka, outside Kiev, in Ukraine.

The game's three skill levels are pro, semi-pro and novice, which has driver-assistance technology such as anti-lock brakes activated.

Also in the line-up are the classic Volvo 240 Turbo Group A, the Volvo 850 estate car, British Touring Car Championship veteran the S40, the S60 racer from a few years ago and the C30 (above), which is competing at this year's Swedish Touring Car Championship.

Volvo - The Game includes leader boards that will be published on the Volvo Cars website, with featured competitions and undisclosed prizes up for grabs.